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  • Logo AEPD una tinta

    Worldcoin commits to stop its activity in Spain

    • Once the period of validity of the precautionary measure imposed by the Spanish Data Protection Agency has concluded, the company has committed in a legally binding manner not to resume its activity in Spain until a final resolution of the data protection authority of Bavaria is adopted.

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    The Agency orders a precautionary measure that prevents Meta from implementing the electoral functionalities that it plans to launch in Spain

    • The AEPD orders the suspension of the implementation in Spanish territory of the Election Day Information and Voter Information Unit functionalities, and the collection and processing of data involved in their use
    • This decision is based on exceptional circumstances, in which it is necessary to adopt

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  • Gestiona2 noticia

    AEPD launches new version of its Manage GDPR tool

    • The assistant, who helps manage processing, assess risks, implement privacy measures and carry out impact assessments, is targeted at controllers and processors, as well as data protection officers
    • The new version includes almost 800 privacy measures ranked according to the risks identified by the

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    The AEPD, awarded at the @aslan Awards for her Age Verification Project

    • The Spanish Data Protection Agency has been awarded the ‘Services to the Citizen’ category by Association @aslan.

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    The Agency encourages the development of the European panel guidelines for age verification systems on the Internet

    • The European Data Protection Board has agreed, at the Agency’s initiative and unanimously, to start work on defining age verification guidelines on the Internet.
    • The Agency put forward in December an age verification system that protects children and adolescents from access to inappropriate content

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    The Agency orders a precautionary measure which prevents Worldcoin from continuing to process personal data in Spain

    • AEPD requires the cessation of the collection and processing of special categories of personal data as well as the blocking of data already collected. AEPD has received several complaints denouncing insufficient information, collection of data from minors and preventing the withdrawal of consent

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  • Estrategia de menores, privacidad y salud digital

    Agency presents its Global Strategy on Children, Digital Health and Privacy

    • The Spanish Data Protection Agency has presented its priority lines of action to promote effective protection of children and adolescents on the internet.
    • Cooperation with national and international bodies responsible for this matter is very prominently included in the Strategy.
    • It contains 10

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  • La directora de la AEPD, Mar España, y la presidenta de la CNPD, Paula Meira Lourenço, (en el centro de la imagen, a derecha e izquierda, respectivamente) junto al resto de representantes de las autoridades española y portuguesa de protección de datos.

    The AEPD and the CNPD express concern about the increase in digital violence and its consequences for physical and mental health

    • The AEPD and the National Data Protection Commission of Portugal (CNPD) have held a new ‘Iberian meeting of data protection authorities’ to exchange information and experiences on current data protection issues
    • The Director of the AEPD and the President of the CNPD have agreed on the need to adopt

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